ISO IEC 27002 standard
information assets need to be protected
ISO 27002, ISO/IEC 27001
ISO IEC 27001 helps you to protect your information assets and give confidence to any interested parties, especially your customers. The standard adopts a process approach for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining, and improving your ISMS.
Who can go for this Standard?
“ISO/IEC 27001″ is suitable for any organization, large or small, in any sector or part of the world. The standard is particularly suitable where the protection of information is critical, such as in the finance, health, public and IT sectors.
ISO/IEC 27001 is also highly effective for organizations which manage information on behalf of others, such as IT outsourcing companies: it can be used to assure customers that their information is being protected
Benefits of ISO 27001:
Certifying your ISMS against ISO/IEC 27001 can bring the following benefits to your organization:
Demonstrates the independent assurance of your internal controls and meets corporate governance and business continuity requirements
Independently demonstrates that applicable laws and regulations are observed
Provides a competitive edge by meeting contractual requirements and demonstrating to your customers that the security of their information is paramount
Independently verifies that your organizational risks are properly identified, assessed and managed, while formalizing information security processes, procedures and documentation
Proves your senior management’s commitment to the security of its information
The regular assessment process helps you to continually monitor your performance and improve